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Weather for Jul 28 Night
Clouds Seeing
Waxing Crescent
11:43 23:48

Galaxy NGC 5256 Galaxy in Ursa Major Constellation

Size: 1.2' x 1.1' Magnitude: 13.2 Also known as 1ZW 67, CGCG 246-21, IRAS 13362+4831, KCPG 388A, MCG 8-25-31, Mrk 266, PGC 48192, UGC 8632
Credit: NASA, ESA, the Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA)-ESA/Hubble Collaboration and A. Evans (University of Virginia, Charlottesville/NRAO/Stony Brook University)

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Hourly Elevation Jul 28

Maximum elevation of Galaxy NGC 5256 occurs at 18:20 hours

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Early June

Data Sheet

13h 38m 17s
48º 16' 39''
384 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 5256